Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
England > South West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 94 136
Rank change year-on-year -44 +42 +9
Contract jobs citing Maven 74 117 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.35% 2.14% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.33% 11.89% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 68 49
South West median daily rate £425 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £357 £335 £315
90th Percentile £486 £570 £640
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £29.01
% change year-on-year +9.09% +42.18% -33.20%

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,010 984 921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.46% 17.96% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 592 617
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £284
90th Percentile £538 £501 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 57
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35.25 £34.40 £32.50
90th Percentile £50.38 £53.75 £46.52
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South West over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 33 £425 - 7
Dorset +4 14 £421 -12.24% 1
Wiltshire -5 12 £425 +22.30% 2
Devon -17 7 £350 -15.15% 1
Somerset -15 3 £400 -9.09% 1
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 67 (90.54%) Java
2 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (82.43%) Jenkins
4 46 (62.16%) Git (software)
5 42 (56.76%) Spring
6 34 (45.95%) REST
7 29 (39.19%) Scrum
7 29 (39.19%) Ant
8 27 (36.49%) JIRA
8 27 (36.49%) DevOps
9 26 (35.14%) TeamCity
10 24 (32.43%) Microservices
10 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
11 23 (31.08%) CSS
11 23 (31.08%) Docker
11 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
12 22 (29.73%) HTML
12 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (25.68%) Finance
13 19 (25.68%) Artifactory
14 18 (24.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 18 (24.32%) SOAP
14 18 (24.32%) Web Services
15 17 (22.97%) SQL
15 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
15 17 (22.97%) Puppet
16 16 (21.62%) Gradle
16 16 (21.62%) PL/SQL
16 16 (21.62%) Oracle
17 15 (20.27%) XML

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.27%) Confluence
2 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.76%) Mule
5 4 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Apache
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (4.05%) JBoss
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.35%) nginx
7 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Fireworks
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (5.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.41%) GitHub
5 4 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (4.05%) Serverless
7 2 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.35%) npm
8 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Firewall
1 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) DB2
2 8 (10.81%) MarkLogic
3 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.05%) Big Data
5 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.05%) HBase
5 3 (4.05%) JasperReports
6 2 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.70%) GIS
6 2 (2.70%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (82.43%) Jenkins
2 46 (62.16%) Git (software)
3 29 (39.19%) Ant
4 27 (36.49%) JIRA
5 26 (35.14%) TeamCity
6 19 (25.68%) Artifactory
7 18 (24.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (21.62%) Gradle
9 14 (18.92%) JUnit
10 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
10 13 (17.57%) Eclipse
11 12 (16.22%) SonarQube
12 11 (14.86%) Selenium
13 10 (13.51%) Bitbucket
14 8 (10.81%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (8.11%) Hudson
16 5 (6.76%) WebDriver
17 4 (5.41%) Cobertura
17 4 (5.41%) IntelliJ
17 4 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 32 (43.24%) Java Developer
3 22 (29.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Build Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Build Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) AWS Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (5.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Backend Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) DevOps Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (5.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.76%) Spring
2 34 (45.95%) REST
3 23 (31.08%) CSS
4 22 (29.73%) HTML
5 18 (24.32%) SOAP
5 18 (24.32%) Web Services
6 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
7 15 (20.27%) Spring Boot
7 15 (20.27%) XML
8 14 (18.92%) CSS3
8 14 (18.92%) HTML5
9 13 (17.57%) JMS
10 10 (13.51%) J2EE
11 9 (12.16%) DHTML
11 9 (12.16%) EJB
11 9 (12.16%) JSP
12 8 (10.81%) .NET
13 7 (9.46%) Kafka
14 5 (6.76%) React
14 5 (6.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) User Experience
2 7 (9.46%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.70%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Linux
2 10 (13.51%) Unix
3 8 (10.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.19%) Scrum
3 27 (36.49%) DevOps
4 24 (32.43%) Microservices
5 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.27%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.27%) TDD
7 13 (17.57%) BDD
8 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
10 9 (12.16%) Kanban
10 9 (12.16%) Open Source
10 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
10 9 (12.16%) Web Development
11 8 (10.81%) API Development
11 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.81%) OO
11 8 (10.81%) Release Management
11 8 (10.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 67 (90.54%) Java
2 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.97%) SQL
4 16 (21.62%) PL/SQL
5 13 (17.57%) Java 8
6 10 (13.51%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) ES6
7 4 (5.41%) Groovy
7 4 (5.41%) Perl
8 3 (4.05%) Scala
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
1 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (22.97%) Puppet
2 10 (13.51%) Kubernetes
3 6 (8.11%) Ansible
4 5 (6.76%) Nagios
4 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.35%) Kibana
6 1 (1.35%) logstash
6 1 (1.35%) Packer
6 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) Adobe
3 9 (12.16%) Atlassian
4 8 (10.81%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.46%) Google
6 6 (8.11%) MuleSoft
6 6 (8.11%) Sitecore
7 4 (5.41%) hybris
8 3 (4.05%) Coverity
8 3 (4.05%) Guidewire
8 3 (4.05%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.35%) Apigee